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Professor John Volmink (Karabo Ngoepe, News24)
Professor John Volmink (Karabo Ngoepe, News24)

Pretoria - The 2015 class of matriculants writing the Department of Basic Education's National Senior Certificate exams performed worse than last year's class, monitoring body Umalusi said on Wednesday.

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"There are a number of factors that affected this year's learner performance, which we hope we can correct," Umalusi council chairperson Professor John Volmink told reporters in Pretoria.

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